If you want to get a sense of the low-key yet affluent vibe of Brentwood, book a table for brunch at Tavern (designed by Jeffrey Alan Marks), then grab an ice cream from Sweet Rose Creamery at the Brentwood Country Mart, a paparazzi-free shopping center that looks like a barn, but houses Jenni Kayne, Calypso St. Barth, James Perse Yosemite, and a weekend petting zoo for kids. The neighborhood’s main drag—the coral tree lined San Vicente—is filled with enough boutiques and restaurants (Baltaire is the new favorite) to keep you busy for a year. There are six residential sub-districts—gated Brentwood Circle, Brentwood Glen, Bundy Canyon (home to the famed Getty Center), Kenter Canyon, Mandeville Canyon, and Crestwood Hills, the latter of which includes a cluster of architecturally significant Mid-Century Modern homes from A. Quincy Jones, Earl G. Richards, Whitney Smith, and Edgardo Contini.
By Jennifer Baum Lagdameo Featuring sweeping ocean and city views—and a cool midcentury sense of style—this historic home is now on the market. Located in the Santa Monica Mountains near Los Angeles, this historic property was originally designed in 1950 by A. Quincy Jones FAIA, and is one of the best surviving examples of the... Keep reading →
By Elijah Chiland Windows abound in this stylish midcentury residence in Brentwood. In fact, the centerpiece of the T-shaped home is a terrarium-like living room that extends out over a hillside, with walls of glass on both sides. Built in 1958, the 1,550-square-foot house was conceived by Case Study designer Craig Ellwood. It has since been restored by architect Jim Tyler, who... Keep reading →
Jerry Bruckheimer has sold his Brentwood home for $11.5million. The producer of such Hollywood blockbusters as The Rock and Pirates Of The Caribbean bought the architectural home in the Los Angeles suburb in 1985 for $1.86 million, according to Page Six. The 74-year-old first put the home on the market in 2015 for $14.4million according to... Keep reading →
By Liz Lucking Prolific TV and movie producer Jerry Bruckheimer and his wife Linda bid farewell to their home in Los Angeles’s Brentwood neighborhood Tuesday, selling it for $11.5 million, according to listing records. Built in 1965, the boxy steel and glass house has seven bedrooms, seven bathrooms, a glass-enclosed living room, a formal dining... Keep reading →
By Neal J. Leitereg Jerry Bruckheimer can call it a wrap in Brentwood. The prolific film and television producer, whose credits include the “Pirates of the Caribbean” and “CSI” franchises, has sold his architectural home in the Westside neighborhood for $11.5 million. Set on three-quarters of an acre, the pristine International-style home was designed by... Keep reading →